Category Archives: Will Grigg

Latics in control but left wanting more – Wigan Athletic 3 Bristol Rovers 0

League One promotion favourites Wigan Athletic dominated Bristol Rovers and ran out comfortable 3-0 winners at the DW Stadium. Latics were on top right from the kick-off and Rovers problems were compounded on the half-hour mark when Ryan Sweeney was … Continue reading

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12th Man – Deja vu?

It was only in April 2016 that Latics eased to the top of the League One table with an emphatic 5-1 victory at Shrewsbury Town and they will be hoping for a repeat of that performance tomorrow. The big win … Continue reading

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12th Man – Cooking up something good

It’s been a typically hectic close season at Latics with a new manager Paul Cook, new coaching staff and the usual high turnover of players. For some fans transfer speculation can be unsettling as their favourite players seek a move … Continue reading

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12th Man – Time for a new double act

Latics second-half performance against Norwich City on Tuesday night was in complete contrast to their woeful first-half display and proved that they must be more attack-minded if they are to have any chance of avoiding relegation. Warren Joyce has mainly … Continue reading

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12th Man – Up for the Cup

Latics face the daunting task of trying to eliminate the current FA Cup holders Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday. United are in resurgent form in the Premier League under Jose Mourinho, have qualified for the League Cup final … Continue reading

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Will FA Cup victory ignite Latics’ season? Wigan Athletic 2 Nottingham Forest 0

Wigan Athletic progressed to the fourth round of the FA Cup with a comfortable victory over Nottingham Forest at the DW Stadium. Forest are three places above Latics in the Championship table but it was the lower placed team who … Continue reading

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Grealish late strike sinks Latics – Aston Villa 1 Wigan Athletic 0

Another spirited backs to the wall defensive display wasn’t enough to save Latics from defeat at Villa Park. Warren Joyce’s risky strategy to defend for 95 minutes was undone in the 88th minute when Jack Grealish curled a shot into the … Continue reading

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